|MIT 16.660J / ESD.62J / 16.853 Introduction to Lean Six Sigma Methods, IAP 2012 - MIT OpenCourseWare|
View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/16-660JIAP12Instructors: Prof. Earll Murman, Dr. Hugh McManus, Prof. Annalisa L. Weigel, Dr. Bo E. MadsenThis course covers principles, practices and tools of Lean Six Sigma methods. This updated video collection, from the 2012 course, includes new lectures and active learning exercises, and complements some prior years' videos per the OCW course website.Album art image courtesy of Earll Murman.License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at htt...
Keywords: lean; six sigma; lean aerospace initiative; productivity; healthcare; supply chain; lean engineering; enterprise leaders; value stream mapping; value stream analysis; variability; southwest airlines; Boeing; Rockwell Collins; Lockheed Martin
|16.660 / 16.853 / ESD.62J Introduction to Lean Six Sigma Methods, January (IAP) 2008 - MIT OpenCourseWare|
This course introduces the fundamental Lean Six Sigma principles that underlay modern continuous improvement approaches for industry, government and other organizations. Lean emerged from the Japanese automotive industry, particularly Toyota, and is focused on the creation of value through the relentless elimination of waste. Six Sigma is a quality system developed at Motorola which focuses on elimination of variation from all processes...
Keywords: lean; six sigma; lean aerospace initiative; enterprise leaders; value stream mapping; simulation; supply chain; lean engineering; value stream analysis; variability; southwest airlines; boeing; rockwell collins; lockheed martin